Orion XT8i Meade 4000 plossl 6.4, 9.7, 12.4mm
Meade 4000 QX 2" 36mm
Orion Stratus 21mm, 13mm
Orion 13% moon filter
TMB planetary 9mm, 7mm, 5mm, 4mm, 3.2mm
Pentax PCF WP II 10X50 with a home made parallelogram mount
Quote:In my (limited) experience, taking the corrector out of an SCT is not a big deal. The only thing that might not be obvious is the necessity of preserving the orientation of the corrector. I would go for it.
My eyepieces are made from the waste product of exploding stars.
10XTi 102XLT ST80A(2" Focuser); President, Eypieces Anonymous, Denver Chapter (Hello, I'm an eyepiece junky, what's your excuse?)
DAS Dark Site
Quote:I also have a Celestron C8 and I tried the same diagonal and eyepieces on it and I do not see the reflection/distortion.
Celestron 925 EdgeHD Hyperstar
Canon T1i modified by Brent Oliver
Uncle Rod Uncle Rod's Astroblog: http://uncle-rods.blogspot.com/